Category Archives: Spain property news

2017 promises to be a good year for Spain

Happy New Year to all our property management clients and anyone who owns a property on the Costa del Sol! We hope you all had an excellent Christmas and New Year and are feeling positive about 2017. All the signs are that 2017 is going to be a great year for Spain, the economy, tourism […]

The Spanish Property Market Continues to Grow

Homeowners in Spain have finally started hearing good news over the last six months, with property purchases increasing in volume and slowly but surely property prices on the rise. In the most popular areas, prices have been rising for some time and the rest of Spain is now catching up, with a lot of buyer […]

Update on Andalucia’s Holiday Rental Law

Now that Easter has been and gone, bookings are flooding in for the peak summer time rentals and we’re getting plenty of interest in the spring holiday rentals as well. Malaga airport is preparing for a bumper year, with 15% more flights than last year, and owners are getting their properties ready for this very […]

How to comply with Andalucia’s new holiday rental laws

If you are renting out your property in Andalucia, you need to understand and comply with the new holiday rental law which will come into force in the middle of May. Called Decree 28/2016, this new law obliges anyone who is renting out their property to register their property from 12th May 2016 onwards, so […]

The tourism benefits of a lower Euro

As the Euro continues to weaken against the Pound, the Eurozone becomes more and more attractive for British tourists as their money now goes so much further. Also thanks to unrest and uncertainty in holiday hot spots such as Greece and Egypt, Spain should be set for another great year for tourists. Last year, Spain […]

Holiday rental bookings up 35% on 2013

Founder of Costa del Sol property management company HomeCareontheWeb, and sister holiday rentals company HolidayRentalontheWeb, Tony Sidebottom announced today that 2014 has been a fantastic year for holiday rentals, with a 35% increase in bookings, compared to the same period in 2013. “This is great news for owners of properties on the Costa del Sol, […]

Costa del Sol Property Market Turning a Corner

As we have highlighted previously, the Spanish property market showed its first real signs of recovery in the second quarter of 2014 with a 0.97% increase in house prices. A report has predicted that   the glut of unsold properties, will drop to significantly. Therefore we are happy to say that the Costa del Sol is […]

A Very Happy Easter on the Costa del Sol

If you are already renting out your Costa del Sol property, you should have experienced the benefits of the record Easter Week we’ve just experienced and be ready for another great summer generating income out of your property. If you haven’t yet taken the leap into renting your property, it’s a great time to get […]

Holiday Rentals Market showing signs of growth

The Spanish Ministry of Tourism released figures which showed that the number of tourists choosing holiday rental accommodation increased by 2.1% in July compared to the same period last year. 2.5 million tourists chose holiday rentals, predominantly from Northern Europe, with the British taking the largest proportion of properties followed by the Germans. Our sister […]

Rumours regarding new laws on property rentals in Spain

There are at present many rumours, inaccuracies, and general gossip regarding a supposed new Law in Spain that will restrict owners from renting their property in an effort for the Spanish government to help support the Hotel industry. We at HomeCareontheWeb have been renting properties on behalf of our owners for many years and during […]